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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Liah

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  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Liah is of English origin and means "Love Is At Heart".
  • According to a user from Colorado, United States, the name Liah is of Unknown origin and means "Gift of gods".
  • A user from Australia says the name Liah is of Greek origin and means "Woman (Lia means bearer of gifts, which also has Greek Origin)".
  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Liah is of Unknown origin and means ""Bringer of Good news"".

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Alt. Meaning

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

I is for independent, a balance between being overly reliant and alone

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

H is for humble, a saintly quality.

How popular is the baby name Liah in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1979 5 5 0
1982 5 5 0
1988 5 5 0
1991 9 9 0
1992 6 6 0
1993 5 5 0
1994 6 6 0
1995 10 10 0
1996 10 10 0
1997 20 20 0
1998 15 15 0
1999 17 17 0
2000 20 20 0
2001 26 26 0
2002 24 24 0
2003 36 36 0
2004 40 40 0
2005 41 41 0
2006 42 42 0
2007 43 43 0
2008 67 67 0
2009 67 67 0
2010 79 79 0
2011 98 98 0
2012 84 84 0
2013 86 86 0
2014 98 98 0
2015 119 119 0
2016 137 137 0
2017 153 153 0

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Popularity of Liah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Liah

  • How Popular is the name Liah? Liah is the 8,614th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Liah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,373 babies born with the first name Liah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Liah to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Liah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1979 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Liah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Liah is Saturday, July 1st, 1893.
  • What year had the most people named Liah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Liah was in 2017 with a total of 153 babies.
  • Random Liah Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Liah is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 9 babies in California have the same name as you in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Liah: Your name in reverse order is Hail. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ilah. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Liah born Mar 6, 1973

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Germany approximately on 775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).